SK2957 : Willersley Castle Hotel and Park

taken 9 months ago, near to Cromford, Derbyshire, Great Britain

Willersley Castle Hotel and Park
Willersley Castle Hotel and Park
Intended home of Sir Richard Arkwright, who died before completion, by London architect William Thomas. Completed in 1792. The park was laid out as a pleasure garden by John Webb at the same time.

The building was used as an Auxiliary Hospital during the first world war.

Now a hotel run by the Methodist Guild. (LinkExternal link )

This is a grade II* listed building, see LinkExternal link and the park is listed too LinkExternal link

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Date Taken
Thursday, 10 January, 2019   (more nearby)
Saturday, 12 January, 2019
Geographical Context
Uplands  Business, Retail, Services  Country estates 
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 2964 5721 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:6.6755N 1:33.5199W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SK 2962 5721
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EAST (about 90 degrees)
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Grade II Listed Gardens  Hotel Grounds  Grade II Star  Former Auxiliary Hospital 

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